South Norwood

Restaurant review: Yeha Noha Café & Bar, South Norwood

Posted on April 6th, by Anne Giles in Culture. 4 comments

Delicious soups, stews and sweet things at this winning South Norwood café

I decided recently that it was time that I wrote a review about this lovely café and bar. We have had lunch there before and it’s also a good meeting place for coffee. Unlike many places which think that a single espresso means a single shot, Yeha Noha provides a cup  of strong coffee, full … Read More »

Exhibition review: Urban Landscapes at the Elizabeth James Gallery, South Norwood

Posted on June 2nd, by Rufus Jones in Culture. No Comments

Artists explore their cities and find beauty in this thought-provoking show

On Tuesday 17th May 2017, an art exhibition opened at the Elizabeth James Gallery on Portland Road. Elizabeth James was originally from Richmond, but grew up in Croydon, and could see the place where the gallery is now from her bedroom window as a child. Wanting to bring art to this area is what inspired her to … Read More »

Five of the best… Croydon parks to walk your dog

Posted on February 23rd, by Bernadette Fallon in Culture. 1 Comment

In the first of her new series, ‘five of the best’, Bernadette Fallon offers her pick of Croydon’s parks

We’re very fortunate in Croydon to have so many parks and green spaces – 127 to be precise, so get your walking shoes on and grab the dog. If you haven’t got one, borrow the neighbour’s, because if there is one thing better than getting outside to enjoy … Read More »

New pop-up coffee shop opens at Stanley Halls in South Norwood

Posted on July 30th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

Coffee Craft, an independent, family-run pop-up coffee shop, is to open in the historic surroundings of Stanley Halls in South Norwood, a five minute walk from Norwood Junction station.

Release begins: After moving to the area two years ago along with her husband Nick, proprietor Michelle Shaw is fulfilling a long-standing ambition to run her own coffee shop and also bringing her skills as a seamstress to offer craft workshops in … Read More »